Courts & Cases

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Migrants from Central America have their backgrounds checked in Tijuana on the Mexican side of the border with the United States on Monday. – Kyodo via AP Images

Federal judge throws out Trump asylum ban

A federal judge barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally.
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No standing to challenge McDonald’s drive-thrus

A disgruntled customer has no standing to challenge a restaurant chain’s policy of barring pedestrians from using its drive-thru windows, a federal judge held.
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Justice Mary Ann McMorrow left a legacy in state’s history

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of Illinois’ statehood, I have been asked to provide a remembrance of an Illinois hero.

Trial Notebook

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Judge limits exception to WARN Act

Act I in litigation about a $4 million legal malpractice claim was a battle in bankruptcy court about an unwritten exception to the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act for firings by a “liquidating fiduciary.”

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